"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Porthcawl - Sandy Bay Beach Weather and Tides

The bay faces south towards the Bristol Channel and is approximately 650 metres in length, with the harbour and promenade to the west, Coney Bay Amusement Park to the north and Rhych Point to the east. The beach is sandy and gently sloping.

Nearest town: Porthcawl

Local authority: Bridgend Council

OS Grid Reference: SS824764

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Tuesday
17 July


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1017
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:06 BST
(03:06 GMT)

High Tide 10:25 BST
(09:25 GMT)

Low Tide 16:23 BST
(15:23 GMT)

High Tide 22:45 BST
(21:45 GMT)

Wednesday
18 July


Chance of rain 26%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:54 BST
(03:54 GMT)

High Tide 11:11 BST
(10:11 GMT)

Low Tide 17:10 BST
(16:10 GMT)

High Tide 23:33 BST
(22:33 GMT)

Thursday
19 July


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1019
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:44 BST
(04:44 GMT)

High Tide 12:00 BST
(11:00 GMT)

Low Tide 18:01 BST
(17:01 GMT)

Friday
20 July


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1016
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:37 BST
(05:37 GMT)

High Tide 12:54 BST
(11:54 GMT)

Low Tide 19:00 BST
(18:00 GMT)

High Tide 23:23 GMT

Saturday
21 July


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 23°C
(feels like 22°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:20 BST
(00:20 GMT)

Low Tide 07:39 BST
(06:39 GMT)

High Tide 13:56 BST
(12:56 GMT)

Low Tide 20:07 BST
(19:07 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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